Gentoo Logo
Gentoo Spaceship




Note: Due to technical difficulties, the Archives are currently not up to date. GMANE provides an alternative service for most mailing lists.
c.f. bug 424647
List Archive: gentoo-project
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-project: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Headers:
To: gentoo-project@g.o
From: Chí-Thanh Christopher Nguyễn <chithanh@g.o>
Subject: Re: Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2011-12-13
Date: Mon, 05 Dec 2011 23:13:26 +0100
Mike Frysinger schrieb:
>> Not all failures are errors, only errors are shown
> 
> all failures as characterized by "ebuild called `die`" get shown -- portage 
> dumps the entire log, thus your need to copy & paste the log file to `cat` is 
> garbage.
> 
> all "failures" that don't result in an aborted build (e.g. EAPI=0 dodoc on 
> missing file) will get "missed".  many of those are logged as QA warnings, but 
> it seems default --quiet-build=y will not include these in the log summary.  
> this might be useful to fix -- i'll poke Zac about it if he doesn't see this e-
> mail.
> 
> otherwise, your statement is really way too zen to get anything meaningful out 
> of it.  post actual examples of what you're talking about.

Attached you will find a build.log of trying to build cdrtools on
sparc-solaris prefix. Admittedly a bit exotic, but far from unique incident.

A moderately knowledgeable user would notice that something is wrong
from watching the build output for a couple of seconds. Portage however
proceeds happily because make returns exit status 0.


Best regards,
Chí-Thanh Christopher Nguyễn
Attachment:
build.log.gz (GNU Zip compressed data)
Replies:
Re: Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2011-12-13
-- Mike Frysinger
References:
Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2011-12-13
-- Fabian Groffen
Re: Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2011-12-13
-- Mike Frysinger
Re: Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2011-12-13
-- Patrick Lauer
Re: Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2011-12-13
-- Mike Frysinger
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-project: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Previous by thread:
Re: Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2011-12-13
Next by thread:
Re: Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2011-12-13
Previous by date:
Re: Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2011-12-13
Next by date:
Re: Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2011-12-13


Updated Jun 27, 2012

Summary: Archive of the gentoo-project mailing list.

Donate to support our development efforts.

Copyright 2001-2013 Gentoo Foundation, Inc. Questions, Comments? Contact us.